Azalea Plants

What is pale green coating on azalea branches?

Zone Connecticut | maxk1947 added on April 13, 2014 | Answered

Soft covering on branches, like a fungus or moss. I only have a few patches on my Delaware Whites, but my neighbor says this is killing her plants.

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Answered on April 13, 2014

These are probably lichens. They are totally harmless; you're neighbor should try to find out the real cause if her plants aren't doing well. This article will tell you more about lichens:

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